Tag: Strategy

John Wick Hex Review

I Will Never Be The Baba Yaga

HIGH Stalking my prey and exacting righteous vengeance.

LOW Getting shot by a dude who literally appeared out of nowhere.

WTF Why does everyone think they can take John Wick in single combat?


Nobunaga’s Ambition: Taishi Review

A Singular Ambition

HIGH  A fascinating blend of strategy and history rare for console gaming.

LOW The real-time tactical combat is often slow and laborious.

WTF Why are some of the most helpful menus tucked behind DS4 touchpad presses?


Starpoint Gemini Warlords Review

 Second Star To The Right, Straight On To My Space Station

HIGH It splits the difference between Freelancer and Masters of Orion

LOW …by building one game and grafting it onto the spine of the other.

WTF Awkward mouse and keyboard controls for a PC exclusive.


League Of War: VR Arena Review

How Did You Wind Up There?

HIGH Watching my group of long range artillery effortlessly wipe out a tank army.

LOW The randomness of the outcomes.

WTF This game is dying for an online multiplayer mode.


Chroma Squad Review (PS4)

Mighty Morphin’ Tactical RPG

High Fans of turn-based games get a quality, relatively lengthy release.

Low Near-constant framerate issues, technical bugs and input lag.

WTF Lord Gaga, whose similarities to pop’s Lady extend beyond name.